Medical Marijuana

NH Patients To Begin Receiving Medical Marijuana ID CardsNew Hampshire patients who qualify for medical marijuana will begin receiving identification cards needed to legally purchase and possess cannabis as early as next week.
NH Woman With Late-Stage Cancer To Get Medical Marijuana CardNH health officials have approved a lung cancer patient's application for an identification card that will allow her to buy medical marijuana in Maine.
Is Marijuana Addictive?With many states now pushing for the legalization of marijuana, its potential as an addictive substance is hotly debated. Advocates claim that the drug is not addictive, while opponents commonly label it as a gateway drug.
NH Lung Cancer Patient Sues To Get Medical Marijuana ID CardA New Hampshire woman with late-stage lung cancer filed a lawsuit in hopes of getting a medical marijuana identification card before dispensaries open.
Mass. Woman Fired For Using Medical MarijuanaA woman with Crohn's disease was fired after her drug test had come back positive for marijuana.
Marijuana Dispensary Set To Open In BrocktonBusiness is ready to bloom at the In Good Health dispensary in Brockton.
Federal Drug Laws Create Medical Marijuana Conundrum On Martha's VineyardState law requires every county to have a dispensary for medical marijuana, but federal regulations forbid the drug from being transported across U.S. waters.
State's First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In SalemIt is the first place in Massachusetts to buy medical marijuana, even though the ballot referendum was passed back in 2012.
Study: Medical Marijuana Not As Effective As Previously ThoughtA review published in this week's Journal of the American Medical Association, looked at dozens of previous studies on marijuana and found very little evidence to support the use of the drug for medicinal purposes.
Baker OKs Waiver For State's First Marijuana DispensaryGov. Charlie Baker has issued a one-time, temporary waiver aimed at helping the state's first marijuana dispensary begin selling pot for medicinal purposes.
State Health Officials Unveil New Marijuana Dispensary RulesThe Department of Public Health is unveiling changes to the way it issues licenses under the state's medical marijuana dispensary program.
Defiant Medical Marijuana Activist Opens Cannabis Shop In AllstonA man operates an Allston store where he sells marijuana products he believes are legal. Boston police, meanwhile, are looking into the shop's legality.

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